optimist

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French optimiste, from Latin optimus (best).

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optimist (plural optimists)

  1. a person who expects a favourable outcome
  2. a believer in optimism

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

optimist c (singular definite optimisten, plural indefinite optimister)

  1. optimist
    Antonym: pessimist

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin optimus +‎ -ist

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: op‧ti‧mist

Noun[edit]

optimist m (plural optimisten, diminutive optimistje n, feminine optimiste)

  1. optimist
    Antonym: pessimist

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

optimist m (definite singular optimisten, indefinite plural optimister, definite plural optimistene)

  1. an optimist (a person who expects a favourable outcome, or a believer in optimism)
    Antonym: pessimist

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

optimist m (definite singular optimisten, indefinite plural optimistar, definite plural optimistane)

  1. an optimist (as above)
    Antonym: pessimist

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

optimist c (definite singular optimisten, indefinite plural optimister, definite plural optimisterna)

  1. an optimist